Lightwaves 2019

Please see details below on the programme of activity for Lightwaves 2019. The Umbrella Project from Cirque Bijou The Umbrella Project from Cirque Bijou marked the launch of this year’s Lightwave! Local residents came together to create a kaleidoscope of moving light – a moment of magic created by local Salford groups. Image Credit Chris Payne […]

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Spectrum in Montreal

The interactive artwork Spectrum by HUB Studio that premiered at #lightwaves2018 is now on display in Montreal until 14 October. Co-commissioned with , Quartier des spectacles, Montréal, Spectrum will subsequently be available for international touring, engaging audiences all over the world in playful exchanges of light and sound. See some amazing images of the Spectrum installation in Montreal here […]

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2019 SHINE Artists Announced

This year, we’re delighted to be collaborating with Light Up The North network partners Light Night Leeds and Light Up Lancaster to deliver SHINE 2019.  The SHINE programme aims to nurture and develop new talent, giving artists the opportunity to exhibit or perform new work in a professional environment.  Following an open call for submissions […]

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QUAYS FESTIVAL 2019

Architects of Air – Arboria Luminarium Arboria had three main domes, each 8 metres high and dominated by a single colour, red green and blue. Arboria was dedicated to the theme of ‘trees’. Each dome bears its own particular stylised leaf motif rendered to fit the underlying shape of a stellated dodecahedron. Visitors entered via […]

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